The Y's Wild Weekend
The Y's Wild Weeked
Saturday, March 14th, 10:30am-9am
Cherokee Outdoor Family YMCA- 210 E Bells Ferry Rd. Woodstock, GA 30188
Saturday10:30 - 12 PM - Team Building Games with 11-12 year olds
12 -1 PM - Volunteer Down Time
1- 4 PM - Set Up for Campsite
4 - 6 PM - Teen Arrival/ Kickball Game
6 - 9 PM - Cookout/ Guest Speakers
- Approximately 7 PM - Noah W (President of the Cherokee Y Teen Leaders Club): Talks about the club and leadership
- 8 PM - Jesse T (Senior at Etowah High School and Co-Vice President of Cherokee Y Teen Leaders Club): Talks about HIgh School experience and Peer Pressure
- 8:30 PM- Emily Z (Event host and Co-Vice President of Cherokee Y Teen Leaders Club): Talks about the Cherokee YMCA and the impact of camp on people's lives.
- Animal Cracker Game
- Heads Up!
12 AM - Midnight Hike
Whenever we get back
12:30-1:30 AM - Campfire Chat w/ Smores': Talking about expectations for the future and goals
2 AM - Lights Out
8 AM- Wake Up!!
8-9 AM- Breakfast/ Pack Up
9:30 AM - Everybody leaves
Meet The Guest Speakers
Jesse's discussion focused on growing up and planning for the future. He made a point to enforce both the positive and negative effects of Peer Pressure for teens.
As Teen Leaders Club President, Noah discussed the importance of what the teen leaders do for the community. He spoke about the service projects that the club is involved in like Great Lake Alatoona Clean Up. He also touched on important topics of leadership such as communication, and understanding.
Because she has been a member and volunteer at the Cherokee YMCA for almost 13 years, she was the expert on the camp. She told her personal story, as well as what she has learned over her years at the camp.